Irish Central Bank Opens Its Door for AIFMD Business

May 16, 2013

The Central Bank of Ireland (Central Bank) is now accepting applications for authorisation under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) on an informal basis. Applications can be made on the Central Bank’s Application Forms which, with the exception of the forms governing the Depositary and Distributors/Paying Agents/Representative Agents, are broadly similar to existing application forms for QIFs (now Qualifying Investor Alternative Investment Funds or QIAIFs). The Central Bank has also published a Questions and Answers document on AIFMD implementation.

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